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Boat Show Success!

Posted on: 19/01/2010

The Cruising Association enjoyed a very successful London Boat Show this year. We were delighted to welcome almost 400 of our members to our stand,...

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CA members kidnapped

Posted on: 28/10/2009

CA members Rachel and Paul Chandler are believed to have been kidnapped by pirates in the Indian Ocean. The couple were cruising in their Rival 38...

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Posted on: 27/10/2009

Attached (below) is Ted Osborn's article "Where have all the pirates gone?" from the September issue of Cruising.

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Search the library catalogue and the yearbook

Posted on: 15/10/2009

We're happy to announce several new features on MyCA. The library catalogue has now been moved to our online database by Ivan Andrews and you can...

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Hebrides Sea Areas

Posted on: 23/08/2009

The following will be known to those sailing in the area and I apologise for the delay in issuing this note. The Maritime & Coastguard...

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Spanish Taxes Update

Posted on: 15/08/2009

The issue of liability for tax for boat owners who keep their boats in Spain for an extended period has been a thorny issue for some time. Click on...

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Piracy in the Gulf of Aden and off Somalia

Posted on: 19/06/2009

Yachts to be included in Piracy Deterrence Operations in the Gulf of Aden and off Somalia  The Maritime Security Centre, Horn of Africa (MSCHOA...

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CA Website Development

Posted on: 24/01/2009

The CA Website is becoming an increasingly important part of the Associations’ offering to Members. There is a continuing need to enhance...

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Appointment of General Secretary

Posted on: 30/12/2008

Council is pleased to announce the appointment of Wendy Hodkinson as the Association's General Secretary. Wendy has already taken up her post...

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Square pans for square meals

Posted on: 13/05/2008

RATS receives all kinds of queries (some I am sure maliciously thought up to catch us out!) though not in this case. The question was how does a...

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